K-State Athletics is seeking qualified applicants for a DIRECTOR OF SALES, which is a full-time, salaried, benefits-eligible position.
An example of job responsibilities:
•SALES: Sell new season tickets, mini-plans, single game and group tickets for football, men’s and women’s basketball, baseball, volleyball and soccer by cultivating relationships with businesses, campus departments, community organizations, youth groups, etc.
•OUTBOUND SALES STAFF: Manage outbound sales team which includes recruiting, hiring, training, scheduling and professional development; develop a sales calendar, campaign and strategies; manage department’s CRM (SalesForce).
•MANAGEMENT: Manage two staff members and their sales responsibilities.
•PLANNING: Assist with development of ticket packages and pricing for all six ticketed sports.
We are looking for an outgoing person who is passionate about collegiate athletics and wants to become a member of our sales staff to help advance ticket sales by cultivating new outside sales relationships and creating new and innovative ideas that generate increased attendance and ticket revenue.
Our mission is to foster a culture in which our student-athletes have every opportunity to reach their maximum potential academically, athletically, mentally and socially while operating an organization that is anchored by a genuine commitment to K-State, our supporters and each other. For more information on K-State Athletics, please visit http://www.kstatesports.com
For more information on Manhattan, KS and the University, please visit http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/jobs/
WE SUPPORT DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION: Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University’s dedication to the Principles of Community.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.
•Medical, dental and vision health plans
•Earned leave plan – vacation and sick
•Term life insurance
•Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
•Long term disability insurance
•Paid KSU designated holidays
Bachelor’s Degree at time of application
Minimum of two years of sales experience
One year of outbound ticket sales experience in collegiate or professional sports
Paciolan system experience
Existing business relationships in the Manhattan area
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required, which includes most K-State home games and events; and must have a valid driver’s license at all times.
This position holds expectations of compliance with all NCAA, Big 12 Conference, Kansas State University and K-State Athletics, Inc. rules and regulations.
How to Apply: To be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online application and submit/upload a current and complete resume.
Screening of Applications Begins: Immediately
Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee. If the position is in the development, business or ticket office, the background screen will include a credit check.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience
About KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY / K-STATE ATHLETICS, INC.
Our mission is to foster a culture in which our student-athletes have every opportunity to reach their maximum potential academically, athletically, mentally and socially while operating an organization that is anchored by a genuine commitment to K-State, our supporters and each other.
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